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live from las vegas, fox5 news this morning starts now "a nation without boarders is not a nation. donald trump is committed to restoring the borders of this nation." vice presidential nominees mike pence and tim kaine spar on the debate stage. more on the interruptions and clashes, coming up in a live report. spending time with our city's finest. first responders shared an important message at national night out. how a family, struck by tragedy, is helping other families stay safe on valley roads. hurricane matthew is headed to the bahamas after pummeling haiti. here in the u-s, thousands of people are bracing for the category three storm to hit the east coast. good morning
and i'm maria silva. welcome to fox5 news this morning. first - les krifaton joins us with a quick look at the fox 5 weather 24-7 forecast. dry cool and weather continues for las vegas on wednesday. we will experience occasional breezy conditions as a weak disturbance in the atmosphere stirs up some winds late in the afternoon and evening. as the trough moves east thursday it will cool slightly. then temperatures will warm up to seasonal values as high pressure starts to dominate the weekend forecast.
donald trump and hillary clinton are in a dead heat. both camps will be in town this week drumming up support. republican presidential nominee donald trump is holding a rally at the henderson pavilion this morning. it starts at 11-30. doors open at 8- 30. democratic vice presidential nominee tim kaine will be encouraging people to get out and register to vote tomorrow. the deadline to register by mail is this saturday. but you can still register to vote in person or online until october 18- th. for 90 minutes, farmville, virginia was the center of the political universe. the vice- presidential candidates duked it out in their one and only debate tuesday night. cnn's scott mclean joins us live from longwood university with the recap of the v-p's big night in the spotlight... good morning scott... ((the early polling
that donald trump should have been taking notes on mike pence's performance. the debate was fiesty, contentious and showed just how different the candidates are in both style and substance. pence stumbled right out of the gate getting the name of this university wrong, but quickly found his footing on stage. ))
"we have a tax code, senator, that actually is designed to encourage entrepreneurship" "but why won't he release his tax returns? "we're uh, we're answering a question about the business thing" "i'll want to get back to that" mike pence: she had a private server... tim kaine: i get to weigh in now, let me just say this while at the same time, touting their ticket's strengths to the american people pence:a nation without boarders is not a nation. donald trump is committed to restoring the borders of this nation. kaine: on the economy, there's a fundamental choice for the american electorate. do you want a you're hired president in hillary clinton or do you want a you're fired president in donald trump? both parties now look ahead to sunday's presidential debate>> ((after the debate tim kaine said it was an intense, but fun 90 minutes that flew by. mike pence didn't have any post debate comments, but as you might expect both donald trump and hillary clinton were on twitter heaping praise on their running mates. and of course neither clinton nor trump were on
were still clearly the stars of the show -- "trump" was mentioned 143 times, while "clinton" was mentioned 103 times. in farmville, virginia, i'm scott mclean.)) ((ad-lib)) donald trump and hillary clinton will return to the debate stage this sunday. the second presidential debate of the campaign season will be hosted by washington university in saint louis, missouri. las vegas gets the honor of hosting the final presidential debate. it is taking place at the thomas and mack center at u- n-l-v on october 19-th. a 30-year-old man is dead after police say he was hit by a car while crossing the street in a residential area. the crash happened last night on jones at edgewood, that's near the u-s 95. police say the man was crossing the
when the male driver of a 20-16 honda c-r-v hit him. the pedestrian died at u-m-c. the driver was not hurt. his female passenger suffered minor injuries. henderson police need help solving a murder after a man was shot and killed while driving home from work. christopher stewart's children and wife describe him as a family man. the 49-year old was last seen early monday morning at "the bar" on bermuda and saint rose. police say stewart took one of three routes home. they are trying to figure out if he was shot on volunteer or executive airport dr he called 9-1-1 to say he was shot, before crashing into a light pole. he later died at the hospital. the married father of four had six grandchildren. he was also a navy veteran. crying "he loved us so much and he was so proud to just be a grandpa. so proud." crying "we know what kind of man he was, you know, he was always willing to give... he was
never started trouble." stewart's family says he was picking up dinner at "the bar" that night. they say he didn't even stop for a drink. the local community joined forces with metro for a "national night out." the goal of the event was to create positive relationships between police and the community they serve. there were resources... food... raffles and vendors to help promote being safe and alert on valley roads. there was also an anti-violence walk. 9-year-old brazyl ward was the special guest of the evening. brazyl's family story of the night, back in 20-13, she was hit by a car while trick-or- treating. "pretty much what we try to do is share our tragedy and show our testimony from it. don't let negative things get you down." "it's also about driver safety as well. trying to make people more vigilant. trying to make the kids more cognizant of what they're going through when their walking." the event was sponsored by metro police... the fire department... and clark county parks and recreation.
squad's dreams are crushed. their coach's car was stolen, with all of their cheer equipment inside. how you can help these ladies get their equipment back. haiti was hit hard by hurricane matthew. now the colossal storm is setting its sights on the u-s. the latest on matthew's trail of devastation, next. a major closure at the spaghetti bowl will have drivers going in circles. what you need to
through the caribbean sea, the storm is making for some incredible images. the eye of the storm was spotted from space on monday. astronauts aboard the international space station captured this video. hurricane matthew is approaching the bahamas right now. as we speak, the category three storm is moving north through the caribbean toward florida. the massive storm is unleashing destructio island nations including haiti. the dangerous storm surge is producing strong winds and heavy rains and is expected to strengthen in the coming days. forecasters say the hurricane will cross the bahamas through thursday. it should reach florida's atlantic coastline by friday. carnival cruise lines docks one of its ships as hurricane matthew trudges through the caribbean, and passengers are furious. saturday night they received an email, hours before they were to set sail, stating the ship would be
"if they're really concerned about our lives and the danger of the storm we should be heading back now." "we just want to go home at this point there's nothing they could do to make this cruise if you want to call it a cruise better." a carnival cruise line spokesperson says it had to avoid the weather conditions to keep the ship out of harms way. several other cruise lines made changes to their itineraries due to the storm. check out this super creepy picture of hurricane matthew. the satellite image essentially resembles a human skull. this sinister- looking image was captures as the storm made landfall in haiti.
shut down a busy ramp on the spaghetti bowl overnight. the i-15 northbound ramp to the 95 will close tonight at 10. that's the ramp from the strip towards summerlin and the northwest part of the valley. ken smith will joins us in the next hour to explain to explain all the road closures and alternate routes project neon is a one billion dollar to widen the i-15 between sahara and the spaghetti bowl. a local cheerleading team falls victim to theft. their coach's car was stolen with hundreds of dollars worth of cheerleading equipment inside. fox5's eric hilt talked with coaches from the las vegas aces...who are
shock right now" but as that shock wears off, the coaches are thinking about how to replace all the equipment... and they have a message for whoever took off with the car. "if there's any way you can give it back to us so our girls can have the things they worked so hard to fundraise to get so they can have a gameday on saturday and not just be standing there" eh f5n llv>> the car that was stolen is a 20-14 black chevy malibu. it has the nevada license plate-- 86-b 87-zero. call police or crime stoppers at 702-385-55-55 if you've seen the car. the number is right there on your screen. 89 lucky sneaker fans will soon be the proud owners of marty mcfly's kicks. nike is raffling off 89 pairs of these special edition, self- lacing shoes, made famous by the back to the future movie.
online lottery are 10-dollars. the lottery closes next tuesday. the winners will be notified later this month. all proceeds from online lottery ticket sales will be donated to the michael j. fox foundation... which is working to find a cure for parkinson's disease. its the night empire fans have been waiting for! mariah carey will make a guest appearance on the hit show tonight. the cast of "empire" weighs-in on the superstar
because i didn't like mess up. i didn't like crack or anything like that because mariah was around. i handled myself in a classy way." for ta'rhonda jones it was a different story... jones says: "i did go inside her trailer, oh i said that on tv, i went in there i did it. i went inside her trailer, i knocked on the door and no one answered so maybe she's asleep. i just wanted to take a look at it, is that weird." jussie says he made the most of ev minute working with carey... smollett says: "she's very very giving with her knowledge and i really appreciate that because, you know, there's as far as publishing goes, there's the greats like prince and michael jackson and god rest their spirits, but mariah and paul mccartney and lionel richie, like those are the people we still have that if nobody knows about publishing they know about publishing so mariah sat down and she talked to me and i learned alot, alot. she's a brilliant woman." in hollywood, adam
news.>> shining a light on mental illness. the first full- week in october is "mental health awareness week." more on an effort to replace stigma with understanding. golf's finest say their goodbyes to the "king of golf" arnold palmer. we'll take you the celebration of life, next. "the first and only vice presidential debate of 2016 is now in the books. i'm caroline shively at longwood university, most campaign analysts say there was one clear winner last night, i'll tell you
"do you want a 'you're hired' president in hillary clinton or do you want a 'you're fired' president in d trump?" the vp candidates battled it out during last night's debate. and there were plenty of watch parties in town... we hear from you our local voters the deadline is fast approaching to weigh-in on the presidential election. what you need to know to make your voice heard. time to put down the car keys and put on your walking shoes. it's international walk to school day how our local schools are celebrating the big day. good morning i'm
i'm dave hall. now it's time to get a first look at your fox5 weather 24-7 forcast... les krifaton joins us now. dry cool and weather continues wednesday. we will experience occasional breezy conditions as a weak disturbance in the upper levels of the atmosphere stirs up some winds late in the afternoon and evening. as the trough moves east thursday it will cool slightly. then temperatures will warm up to seasonal values as